The New England Historical and Genealogical Register

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The Society, 1920 - New England
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Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.

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Page xlvi - He then entered the General Theological Seminary of the Protestant Episcopal Church In New York, and graduated therefrom in 1874.
Page 148 - Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in in his season.
Page 122 - The country stretches from sea to sea, across the whole breadth of North America, and from the tropics to the great lakes and rivers of the North. Forty or fifty years ago, an American poet said to his countrymen, — " No pent-up Utica contracts our powers, For the whole boundless continent is ours.
Page 111 - Sacred to the memory of JONATHAN TRUMBULL, Esq., who, unaided by birth or powerful connexions, but blessed with a noble and virtuous mind, arrived to the highest station in government. His patriotism and firmness during 50 years employment in public life, and particularly in the very important part he acted in the American Revolution, as Governor of Connecticut; the faithful page of History will record. Full of years and honors, rich in benevolence, and firm in the faith and hopes of Christianity,...
Page 129 - And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life : he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst.
Page 133 - Assembly desiring to have the advice and concurrence of the most judicious inhabitants, if it may be had for the good of the whole, do desire at their next sitting, the company and counsel of, sixteen persons, among them JAMES BARKER".
Page lxii - Coit was prominent among the founders and early supporters of the local post of the Grand Army of the Republic, and was a member of the Boston Commandery of the Loyal Legion of the United States.
Page 111 - Trumbull, born at Duxbury, Mass., AD 1718. Happy and beloved in her connubial state, she lived a virtuous, charitable, and Christian life at Lebanon, in Connecticut, and died lamented by numerous friends AD 1780, aged 62 years.
Page lx - Fund, a trustee of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, and a trustee of the State Agricultural College. He was a member of the corporation of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and was appointed a member of the Schools Examination Board of Harvard University in 1903.
Page 110 - Reader, as thou passest, drop a tear to the memory of the once eminent Academic Instructor Nathan Tisdale, a lover of Science. He marked the road to useful knowledge. A friend to his country, he inspired the flame of Patriotism. A lover of liberty and Religion, he tanprht others to love Liberty and aspire to a happy immortality. Having devoted his whole life from the I8th year of his age...

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